Job Title: Quality Control Officer, NMS

Chief Pharmacist Job - National medical stores
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Job Title: Quality Control Officer, NMS

Reference: NMS/2017/ 06
Reports to: Chief Pharmacist
Salary Scale: Grade 3
Duty Station: Entebbe

Job Purpose: To develop a set of activities that ensure quality medicines and medical supplies within NMS warehouse are maintained.
Responsible for: Quality Control Assistants, Laboratory Technician and Laboratory Attendant
1) To develop systems in place to assure quality according to given set standards.
2) To develop robust procedures for ensuring that medicines are test against set standards
3) To identify defects of medicines and medical supplies and correct them before they are delivered to facilities
4) To ensure that activities and techniques are developed to maintain quality of medicines and medical supplies

5) To find and eliminate sources of quality problems within warehouse
6) To collect and analyse samples of medicines and medical supplies
7) To administer analytical testing of samples against set standards
8) To inspect and verify medicines and medical supplies and be able to detect defects and advise whether quality indicators for medicines are improving.
9) To identify any risk(s) noted during the course of execution of your duties and formally report to your immediate supervisor.

Job Title: Quality Control Officer, NMS

1. A minimum of an Honours Bachelors Degree of Pharmacy.
2. Must have at least four years of working experience in laboratory analysis of medicines and Medical supplies
3. Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices
4. Good analytical skills
5. Must be proficient in Computer

National Medical Stores is an equal opportunity employer. All applications should be addressed to the Head of Human Resource and Support Services, National Medical Stores, P.O Box 16 Entebbe.

Applications should reach him not later than 5:00 p.m. on 11th September 2017.
ONLY shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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